Grady is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,494 people and just one neighborhood, Grady is the 245th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Grady is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grady is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Grady who work in office and administrative support (17.41%), sales jobs (12.62%) and management occupations (7.83%).
A relatively large number of people in Grady telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.96% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Grady is worth considering.
One downside of living in Grady, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.51 minutes every day commuting to work.